Inversion Basics (Guitar)

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Who should learn this skill?

Basic understanding and familiarity with what chord inversions are and how they're played on guitar.

Primary Concepts for This Skill

  1. Inversions are simply chords where the bass note (lowest) note is a chord tone other than the root note of the chord.
  2. Generally, inversions are ‘1st’, ‘2nd’ or ‘3rd’.
    1. 1st inversion is a chord with the 3rd in the bass.
    2. 2nd inversion is a chord with the 5th in the bass.
    3. 3rd inversion is a chord with the 7th in the bass.
  3. Inversions are commonly used to facilitate voice leading in composition and songwriting.

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